Start off your reception right by welcoming your guests to their seats with a fresh new take on escort cards. Allow the design of your escort cards to reflect the overall style of your wedding and have fun with it! Always remember that there are no wrong ways to create your seating chart, but there a million ways to get creative. Whether your getting hitched in the woods, by the water, or on a mountaintop – here are 20 genius ways to let your escort cards lead the way into your happily ever after.
1. Party Animal
How adorable are these mini animal figurines? They also provide for the perfect wedding keepsakes for your guests!
Birds of a Feather Photography
Birds of a Feather Photography
2. Escort Card Pockets
Slip each guests’ escort card in an individual pocket - better yet, add a personalized note for your guests in the pockets as well, talk about a sweet surprise!
3. Dart Board
We love the idea of having your guests’ name and table number calligraphed on individual darts on a stylized dart board - this look would be perfect for a boho wedding in the woods!
4. Cute Potted Plants
Let love grow with escort cards planted in adorable terra-cotta pots! This way - your guests will know exactly where to “plant themselves” for the night.
Lavender and Twine
5. Champagne Flutes
Toast to your Big Day and get the party started with champagne flutes as escort cards with little tags on them to inscribe on!
6. Faux Envelopes
For the couple who’s always jet setting to their next destination - use faux envelopes as escort cards with each guest sitting at a table representing a different spot on the map!
7. String Game Board
Give you guests a little game to match their name with their respective table for a fun and stylish start to the evening.
Edyta Szyszlo Photography
8. Floating Names
How chic and contemporary is this transparent escort card display that looks as though their names are floating in mid-air? We’re obsessed!
Jack and Ginger Studios
9. Honeycomb Treats
What guest wouldn’t love a little something sweet to welcome them to your reception? How about an edible escort card such as these!
Kourtnee Kate Photography
10. Gold-Dipped Feathers
This unique escort card idea is perfect for the bride and groom who are all about that boho look and feel.
11. Driftwood Sailboats
For the couple who could never get enough of the sand and sea, these driftwood sailboat escort cards are just what you need for a smooth sailing night ahead!
Stephanie Hunter Photography
12. Perrier Display
This escort card display is complete with personalized Perrier bottles and fun outdoor decor screams desert wedding vibes.
Wild Whim Photography
13. Tropical Fun
If you’re planning on saying your “I do’s” somewhere tropical - then bring paradise to your reception! How amazing are these tropical escort card displays?
Mirelle Carmichael Photography
14. Vintage Pharmacy Bottles
A fabulous escort card wall can be as simple as bud vases with flowers of your wedding color palette, or in this couple’s case, vintage pharmacy bottles as they’re both in the field of medicine!
15. Pressed Flowers
Another favorite of ours is framing your favorite pressed wildflowers for your guests to have and save for many years to come.
16. Paint Brush Cards
For the art-loving couple, try using paintbrushes as your escort cards! Match the color on your paint brushes to the color of the tablecloths so your guests know exactly where to be seated.
17. Luggage Tags
If you decided on an intimate destination wedding - how cute would it be to have personalized luggage tags to thank your guests for jet setting to celebrate with you!
Evonne and Darren Wong
18. Shot Glasses
Foreshadow the fun your guests are about to have at the reception with shot glass escort cards!
Bryce Covey Photography
19. Bookmark Escort Cards
Every bookworm is going to love you for providing bookmark escort cards that they can actually use after the wedding!
20. Yellow Cab
This escort card idea is definitely Carrie Bradshaw-approved!